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World Development Indicators

Graph, map and compare more than 1,000 time series indicators from the World Development Indicators and more than 5,000 indicators from other collections such as Gender Statistics, African Development Indicators, and Education Statistics.

Indicators by country

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)

Arab World 11.4%
Caribbean small states 11.7%
Central Europe and the Baltics 10.1%
East Asia & Pacific 4.5%
Euro area 12.1%
European Union 10.9%
Europe & Central Asia 9.7%
Fragile and conflict affected situations 8.1%
Latin America & Caribbean 6.0%
Least developed countries: UN classification 5.8%
Middle East & North Africa 12.7%
OECD members 8.0%
Other small states 13.7%
Small states 12.9%
South Asia 3.9%
Sub-Saharan Africa 7.7%
World 6.0%
Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
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GDP per person employed is gross domestic product (GDP) divided by total employment in the economy. Purchasing power parity (PPP) GDP is GDP converted to 1990 constant international dollars using PPP rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP that a U.S. dollar has in the United States.
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